Cheltenham Festival Horse Racing By Jon Ivan-Duke

William Hill Refund ALL Bets On Zabana

William Hill are refunding ALL bets placed on Zabana as a free bet, with no cap on the amount. This applies across all channels.

“Zabana clearly did not have any sort of race for punters and William Hill have refunded all stakes as a free bet on the horse, with no limit,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.

Black Hercules triumphed by three lengths from Bristol De Mai. The winner is quoted at 25-1 for next year’s Gold Cup, with the runner-up 33-1.

2017 Gold Cup: 8-1 Douvan, 12-1 Thistlecrack, 16-1 Blaklion, 25-1 Black Hercules, Vroum Vroum Mag, 33-1 Bristol De Mai, (EW 1/5 Odds Places 1,2,3)